Minehead Destination Guide

Explore / United Kingdom / Somerset
Explore Minehead Beaches and Coastline

Minehead is a seaside town in Somerset located on the edge of Exmoor National Park and on the south side of the Bristol Channel. Minehead is the perfect location for a family seaside holiday. You get a great sandy beach and a bustling harbour town with many independent shops and cafes. Minehead is also the starting point of the South West Coast Path that stretches for 630 miles around Somerset, Devon, Cornwall and Dorset.

Minehead Somerset Coast Map


Want some ideas on where to visit?

Every favourite location must be visited for the first time. Want some ideas, why not check out the below small selection of coastal locations, including beaches, activities, things to see and do, and places to stay and eat:

Porlock Bay Beach

Place Tags: Beaches

Holnicote Estate

Place Tags: Outdoors - Nature

Minehead lifeboat station

Place Tags: Lifeboats

Greenaleigh Sand Beach

Place Tags: Beaches

Minehead Beach

Place Tags: Beaches